One of the wealthiest and big-money sports is Formula 1 racing, where drivers make more money than the highest-paid player Cristiano Ronaldo. Yes, that is true f1 racing net worth of drivers is very high. However, they are not discussed widely as Cristiano or other highest-paid players.
But we will discuss those drivers of formula one racing and their net worth. So, read further and know who is the richest, and no, it’s not Lewis Hamilton.
F1 Racing Net Worth 2020 List
Everyone knows who Michael is; this German f1 racing driver’s net worth is $800 million. He is one of the richest and most successful formula one drivers in history. He also has a record of holding more number of World Championship titles.
He has won formula one racing seven times in his entire career and retired in 2012. His world record of podium finishes, i.e., 155, was unbreakable until Lewis Hamilton came.
F1 racer from Ireland, Eddie’s net worth is $475 million as of 2020. He was a racer and a television star, businessman, a boss, and owns Jordan Grand Prix.
The formula one racer from the 60s is still the richest F1 racing driver with a $300 million net worth. He is from America and has 11 years of a vast career in the racing industry. However, he has retired from the racing industry and owns Schumacher Electric. The company is now one of the largest manufacturers of chargers.
After Don, his son Tony stepped into the world of racing and making his name just like his father.
The previous racer for McLaren, Lewis Hamilton, has an F1 racing net of $285 million. The man from Britain won the first championship in 2008 with McLaren. Since then, he gots popularity and earned success in the industry. Moreover, he holds the records for 165 podium finishes breaking Michael Schumacher’s record.
Lewis also holds the record of 95 wins and 98 pole positions, which are the highest of all. He is the champion and holds the number 1 position till now.
Formula 1 World Champion of 2005 and 2006, Fernando has a total of $240 million f1 racing net worth. He hails from Spain and one of the greatest racing drivers of all time. He began his racing career at the age of 17 and won the first title in 1999 in Euro Open by Nissan. He made his F1 debut in 2001 and retired in 2018.
The professional stock car racer Jeff belongs to America and has a net worth of $200 million, making him the 6th richest F1 racer in the world. At present, Jeff is an announcer for Fox NASCAR. His active period as an F1 racer was from 1993-2015.
He has won the Winston Cup, Busch Series, National Midget Hall of Fame, and is one of the 50’s greatest drivers by NASCAR. Apart from this, Jeff has won the championship title four times.
These were the six richest formula one racing drivers of the world.